Specimen Information

Ictalurus furcatus
Ictalurus furcatus
(Blue Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID293491
GroupFishes
GenusIctalurus
Speciesfurcatus
Common NameBlue Catfish
StateFL
CountyEscambia
LocalityLittle Escambia Creek
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Conecuh
HUC8 Number03140304
Map
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Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25307
Author:Milligan, D.
Date:2004
Title:Catfish Overlooked by Florida Anglers
Publisher:Lakeland Ledger
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/10/2020].

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